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Cleanthes

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Clĕanthes: is (acc. -en, Cic. N. D. 3, 2, 5; Sen. Ep. 113, 18;
I -em, Cic. Tusc. 2, 25, 60; id. Sen. 7, 23; voc. Cleanthe, id. Tusc. 3, 32, 77; Val. Max. 8, 7, ext. 11), m., = Κλεάνθης, a Stoic philosopher of Assos, pupil of Zeno and teacher of Chrysippus, Cic. Ac. 2, 23, 73; 2, 41, 126; id. Fat. 7, 14; id. Div. 1, 3, 6; id. Fin. 2, 21, 69; 4, 3, 7; Sen. Ep. 44, 3; 108, 10; id. Ben. 5, 14, 1; Val. Max. 8, 7, ext. 11.—Plur.: archetypos servare Cleanthas, statues of Cleanthes, Juv. 2, 7.—Hence,
II Cleanthēus, a, um, adj., of or pertaining to Cleanthes, = Stoic: fruge, i. e. praeceptis, Pers. 5, 64: turba, i. e. discipuli, Claud. Mall. Theod. 88.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

Cleanthēs,¹² is (Κλεάνθης), m., Cléanthe philosophe stoïcien] : Cic. Fin. 2, 69 || -ēus, a, um, de Cléanthe : Pers. 5, 64.

Latin > German (Georges)

Cleanthēs, is, Akk. em u. ēn, m. (Κλεάνθης), aus Assos in Kleinasien, der Sage nach erst Wasserschöpfer, dann Schüler u. Nachfolger des Stoikers Zeno, Lehrer des Chrysippus, Cic. Acad. 2, 73. Sen. ep. 44, 3: appellat., Plur. Cleanthae, ārum, m., Anhänger des Kl., Stoiker, Iuven. 2, 7: turba Cleantharum, Ven. Fort. 7, 12, 26. – Dav. Cleanthēus, a, um, kleanthisch = stoisch, fruge, Lehren des Kl., Pers.: turbae, Schüler des Kl., Claud.